I wanted to take a look at what is going on there politically and how we can be helpful,” he said. “I know we have a little bit of a family fight going on up there. But Fort Wayne and Allen County is a hotbed of very strong, effective Republican leaders.
“Steve is doing the right thing. He is supporting our candidate and that’s the way it should be.”
Clark acknowledges the Fort Wayne mayoral race to be one of the state party’s top priorities this year because it is the largest city with an open seat.
On the one hand, you have a man who runs around telling everybody how important his Christian beliefs are but who is challenged when it comes to telling the truth. On the other hand, you have a straight-talking candidate with unquestioned integrity. One man brags about being a walk on player for the Notre Dame football team (he wasn't). The other man had a distinguished career in the military serving his country but doesn't wear it on his sleeve. Not a tough choice for a party leader, unless you have your own agenda for making sure the good guy loses.